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grünlippige Neuseelandmuschel

English translation: New Zealand Green-Lipped Mussel

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17:43 May 17, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: grünlippige Neuseelandmuschel
Der Extrakt der grünlippigen Neuseelandmuschel enthält große Mengen an Glykosaminoglykanen.
marietta
Local time: 22:12
English translation:New Zealand Green-Lipped Mussel
Explanation:
A good way of checking the translation of a plant / animal name is by cross-referencing using the Latin Name. In this case the Latin name is "Perna canucalis".

There is some useful background information on some of a health products web pages, for example: (http://www.lifeplusproducts.com
/lyprinex.htm).
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claudiar
Local time: 07:12
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naNew Zealand Green-Lipped Musselclaudiar
naNew Zealand greenlipped musselsUschi (Ursula) Walke


  

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22 mins
New Zealand greenlipped mussels


Explanation:
there are quite a few URLS, all with culinary context, where they are also called greenlipped New Zealand mussel.

However, I am an arthritis sufferer and on my container of Glucosamine Sulphate is says 'New Zealand greenlipped mussels'.

regards

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 07:12
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 492

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New Zealand Green-Lipped Mussel


Explanation:
A good way of checking the translation of a plant / animal name is by cross-referencing using the Latin Name. In this case the Latin name is "Perna canucalis".

There is some useful background information on some of a health products web pages, for example: (http://www.lifeplusproducts.com
/lyprinex.htm).



    web search ("hotbot.com") for the above term yielded 700 hits
claudiar
Local time: 07:12
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 10

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